Dr. Sangeeta Menon
Indian Institute of Science
Sangeetha Menon is a professor at the National Institute of Advanced Studies, in the Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore. Her educational background is in biology, philosophy and psychology. Her doctoral work was on the concept of consciousness in the Bhagavat Gita. Her research expertise is in consciousness studies with focus on Indian psychology, philosophy and art.
She is widely travelled and presented her work at conferences in Europe, the United States and South Asia. She is a broad member of the International Board for Transpersonal Psychology, International Society for Science and Religion (Cambridge), and Asia Consciousness Society. Her books include The Beyond Experience: Consciousness in the Gita. Apart from her academic interests, she is an artist and a photographer.